RPC IV.2, 2137 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2137 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Laodicea ad Lycum
Reign Antoninus Pius
Magistrate P. Kl. Attalos (archiereus)
Dating c. 139-144
Obverse inscription ΔΗΜΟϹ ΛΑΟΔΙΚƐΩΝ
Obverse design diademed head of the Demos (bearded) with traces of drapery, r.
Reverse inscription Π ΚΛ ΑΤΤΑΛΟϹ ΑΝƐΘΗΚƐ ΛΑΟΔΙΚƐΩΝ
Reverse design Sarapis seated, l., wearing kalathos, extending arm over Cerberus, holding long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Average weight 26.58 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference KM 270, no. 36, Martin, Demos, Laodicea ad L. 16a$
Specimens 6 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: I-B KM 270, no. 36 = W. Drexler, NZ 21 (1889), pl. I.14 (rev.)
2     Afyon: Inv. 1752, end of reverse legend obscure, but probably this type rather than the similar type https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/39488 with a longer reverse legend
3     Gorny & Mosch 126 (13/10/2003), 1848
4     Boston: 63.808
5     Frank Sternberg 12 (18/11/1982), 275 = Triton 8 (11/01/2005), 773
6     ✸ CNG Mail Bid Sale 70 (21/06/2005), 300